The Mexican construction industry experienced a 12% rise in new job postings in Q1 2024 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Honeywell International with 487 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of construction company job postings. GlobalData’s Construction: Hiring Trends & Signals Q1 2024 report reveals comprehensive insights into hiring patterns, job roles, required skills, geographical trends, and key themes within the construction industry, facilitating anticipation of future workforce needs. Buy the report here.

Notably, Business and Financial Operations Occupations jobs accounted for a 10% share of the Mexican construction industry new job postings in Q1 2024, up by 13% over the prior quarter.

Business and Financial Operations Occupations drive construction industry hiring activity

Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Business and Financial Operations Occupations, which accounted for 10% of the total new job postings in Q1 2024 and were down by 45% year-on-year. Second highest were Architecture and Engineering Occupations, which accounted for 9% and drop by 63% year-on-year, and third highest were Management Occupations, which were 7% of the new job postings and 5% lower year-on-year.

Top five companies in construction industry accounted for 52% of hiring activity

The highest number of jobs were posted by Honeywell International with 487, followed by Eaton with 303, while the highest increase was at ABB at 30%.

For further understanding of GlobalData's Construction: Hiring Trends & Signals Q1 2024, buy the report here.

This content was updated on 28 April 2024

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